Kyle Larson found himself in hot water after his first win of 2022 at Fontana as he earned his victory at the expense of his teammate Chase Eliotpushed him against the outer wall to prevent him from advancing.
Chase Elliott spun on track after the incident, which some claim he did on purpose to sabotage Kyle Larson’s win, and was only able to finish P26 at the checkered flag, well behind his teammates.
Now, after a week of rumours, Kyle Larson has shed some uncertainty about his relationship with his teammate in an interview following his second-place qualifier for the Las Vegas race.
Find out what Kyle Larson said
Kyle Larson admitted that he and Chase Elliott had a good conversation about the Fontana incident. He went on to say Chase Elliott is a great teammate and he will try to be the same. Kyle Larson added that they will both be fighting for wins for a long time since they are both young, but added that he doesn’t want such cases in the future.
“It was good to have a conversation and it was good to hopefully get away from it. It went well. Honestly better than I expected. He’s a good teammate and I will do my part to be a great teammate every week and hopefully cases like what happened last week never happen to us. said Kyle Larson.
“I felt like he was (understanding). That gave me encouragement. As I said, he was always a great team-mate. And we’re both young; we’ll both fight for wins together. Hopefully nothing like that.” it’s happening again” Kyle Larson added.
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https://firstsportz.com/nascarhes-a-good-teammate-and-im-going-to-do-my-part-to-be-a-great-teammate-kyle-larson-clears-the-air-with-chase-elliott-about-fontana-incident/ “He’s a good teammate and I will do my part to be a great teammate,” Kyle Larson told Chase Elliott about the Fontana incident